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Nov 6, 2012 11:35pm PST
to $10 an hour. and as you can see at this moment, measure d in san jose is you -- is ahead 507% -- 57% with 43% reporting. >> karina rusk is live for us. >> the south bay labor council is wrapping up its election headquarters. they are going home encouraged by the consistent numbers that are in place for measure d throughout the evening. those numbers jump to 57% support. they support the minimum wage and increase from $8 to $10 an hour. the chamber of commerce and many businesses in the community have been campaigning actively and aggressively against measure d. supporters worked the phone bank until the last minute saying san jose should follow in the footsteps of san francisco. san francisco increased its minimum wage to $7.24. labor groups estimate about 40,000 people that are working for minimum wage in this city. and people with full-time minimum wage jobs make less than $tort,000 a year. they say it is the right thing with the high cost of living. >> i work a part-time job. i am a full time student. it is hard to pay for tuition, child care, everything. just to survive i
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